It’s My Hair Magazine honored the most influential, and intriguing women in publication during their first annual Women’s in Publication Awards. It’s My Hair Magazine has celebrated black beauty since 2012 and continued to do so by recognizing women who empower, inspire, and embrace through publication. The award show served as a platform that recognized women of color who are innovators in publications. Recognized honorees Monifa Coffee (Textured Magazine), Chimere Norris (Naturally Happy Hair Magazine), I’sha Gaines (Honey Be Natural Magazine), Nickecia Alder and Courtney Stradford (Black Girl Fly Magazine), Malisse Lockhart-Ford (Midwest Black Hair Magazine), Francheska “Fancy” Felder (SwagHer Magazine), Lillie Young, Yolanda Renee, and Mechal Roe. The women were chosen because of their hard work in creating positive images for women of color. Check out our photos.
Photography by Jack Chapman.